melvinmusic
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Join date: Jan 2013
21 IQ
#1
Need some help I have a Peavey Rage 158 practice amp,great amp but it was plugged into the wrong wall socket and will not turn on now.The board looks good, the fuse checks to be okay but still no power what am i missing????
Cathbard
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Join date: Oct 2009
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#2
What do you mean by "wrong wall socket"?
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MG_Sora
UG's Industrial Designer
Join date: Mar 2006
61 IQ
#4
You probably blew the transformer. Check the fuses anyway, it could be your lucky day.
melvinmusic
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Join date: Jan 2013
21 IQ
#5
Yea I think you are right everything else checks out good. No not a PROG - HEAD. Thanks for the info.
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#6
Quote by melvinmusic
The amp was plugged into a 220 socket instead of a 110

So you ran twice the voltage the amp could handle into it?

Bye bye PT. You probably borked it badly.
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